2020 Kyoto, Japan Trip

Check out the page and information below for our upcoming trip to Kyoto, Japan in April of 2020. We will be sending a group of Tallack Martial Arts students and instructors to represent our country along with our Master Instructor Hanshi Ken Tallack for the 6th World Butoku Sai (Martial Arts Festival). https://sites.google.com/view/dnbk-canada-wbs2020 Fundraising efforts…

Wilton Cheese Fundraiser

Please click the link below to access the online ordering system for our monthly fundraising cheese orders. The fundraising is to help our local Tallack Martial Arts members travel to Kyoto, Japan for the 2020 World Martial Arts Festival. We want to thank the Wilton Cheese Factory for allowing us the ability to help our…

Thursday Pic of the Week

363 Days and counting until we are back in the beautiful city of Kyoto, Japan. Check back often for pictures like these featured from our last trip there in 2016. There will be many great ones to come and be shared when we get back in May of 2020 from the next new trip!

Web Wisdom Wednesday

An excerpt from today’s article in the Kingston Whig Standard on Hanshi Ken Tallack’s induction to the Kingston and District Sports Hall of Fame. … Ken Tallack is the first hall of fame inductee from the local martial arts community. “I’m so pleased to be the first and I hope I opened the door for…

Tuesday Long Weekend Update & Quote of the Day

Hey everybody! We hope that you had a great Easter Long Weekend, we are back and set for a good week at the dojo! We had a great Graduation Ceremony on Friday evening, congratulations to all of our students who received their new belt this past weekend! We are continuing and getting ready for our…

Thursday Pic of the Week

Tallack Dojo is happy to announce that we will be hosting a seminar with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Master Carlos Machado! The seminar will be held on Saturday April 27th here at the dojo, please give us a call at 613-634-9277 or email us at tallackmartialarts@hotmail.com for more info, limited spaces available!

Web Wisdom Wednesday

Another insightful article by the great folks at Tofugu. Give it a read and find the full meaning of the word “Sensei”! – https://www.tofugu.com/japanese/sensei/ THE MEANING OF SENSEI: MORE THAN JUST “TEACHER” IMPRESS YOUR JUDO TEACHER SENSEI JEFF BY USING 先生 IN ALL THE RIGHT WAYS APRIL 16, 2019 • 3318 WORDS WRITTEN BY KANAE NAKAMINE • ART BY JEAN WEI …

Monday Weekly Update

Hey everyone! We hope that you had a good weekend, we’re back and set for a busy one! This week we will be starting our testing classes at our Karate Kids Program schools, this will take a couple weeks, to ensure that all of the hard working boys and girls at their schools have learned…

Thursday Pic of the Week

Wishing Assistant Kung-Fu Instructor Sam Crabtree the best as we held a special ceremony for his last class this past Tuesday evening. Sam will be moving to Saskatchewan, and Hanshi Tallack presented him with a Certified Instructor Certificate, as well as a manual on all of our Kung-Fu Program Syllabus (with a beautiful sketch of…

Tallack’s Karate Kids Program 2nd Semester Graduations!

We look forward to seeing all of our hard working Karate Kids Program students here at our facility in a few weekends for their graduation ceremonies! Testing will be starting very soon in their classes, and all students that pass their test will be invited here for a special ceremony where all of the boys…

Monday Weekly Update

Hey everybody! We hope you had a great weekend, we are back and ready for another week here at the dojo! We want to thank student Josh for assisting us on his post-secondary placement for the past three weeks. We greatly appreciated your help in our Karate Kids Program and evening classes here at the…

Thursday Pic of the Week

Presentation of the CKKA Lifetime Achievement & Memorial Award for Doug “Bear” Foskett at the 13th Annual CKKA Weekend Banquet. With: R.M. Seneshan, D. Durrant, K. Tallack, Mavis Foskett, L. Loucks, and M. Atkinson.